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collusion

col·lu·sion

collusion

 
pronunciation:
k lu zhn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or process of colluding.
They lived well during the brutal occupation, and people suspected them of collusion with the enemy.
synonyms:
conniving, conspiring, plotting, scheming
similar words:
cahoots, complicity, contrivance, intrigue, partnership
definition 2: a secret agreement undertaken for illicit or fraudulent purposes; conspiracy.
synonyms:
conspiracy, intrigue, plot, scheme
similar words:
cabal, connivance, contrivance